Captain Cook statue cut down ahead of Australia Day | Al Jazeera Newsfeed



A statue of British explorer Captain James Cook was sawn off at the ankles and a monument to Queen Victoria was vandalised on the eve of Australia Day. The day commemorates the arrival of British colonialists, and there are growing calls to change the date in solidarity with Indigenous Australians. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ Check out our Instagram page: https://www.instagram.com/aljazeeraenglish/ Download AJE Mobile App: https://aje.io/AJEMobile @AljazeeraEnglish #Aljazeeraenglish #News
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